The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

We will begin accepting requests for Fall 2016 slots on June 1.

Contact:  Andrew Newman and  Benjamin Shappee

Event Date Speaker Video URL
October 7, 2016 - 12:15pm Arpita Roy (Penn State)
Beyond Radial Velocity: Exploring The Potential of Next-Generation Precision Spectrographs
October 14, 2016 - 12:15pm Yuan-Sen Ting (Harvard)
Unraveling the history of the Milky Way
October 21, 2016 - 12:15pm Anahita Alavi (UC Riverside)
Faint Star-Forming Galaxies at the Peak Epoch of Star Formation: An Application of Strong Gravitational Lensing
October 28, 2016 - 12:15pm Allison Strom (Caltech)
Star-formation history and chemical enrichment in the early Universe: clues from the rest-UV and rest-optical spectra of high-redshift galaxies
November 4, 2016 - 12:15pm Irene Shivaei (UC Riverside)
A Multi-Wavelength Census of Star Formation and Dust in Galaxies at z ~ 2
November 9, 2016 - 12:15pm K. Decker French (UA)
Lunch talk (Note Wednesday date)
November 18, 2016 - 12:15pm Sedona Price (UCB)
Structures, Masses, and Composition of Distant Star-Forming Galaxies
November 25, 2016 - 12:15pm NO LUNCH TALK (Thanksgiving)
December 2, 2016 - 12:15pm Allison Merritt (Yale)
Unveiling the Low Surface Brightness Universe: The Dragonfly Nearby Galaxies Survey
December 9, 2016 - 12:15pm Joel Leja (CfA)
The Next Generation of Galaxy SED Fitting: Accurate Physical Properties from Broadband Photometry with Prospector
January 13, 2017 - 12:15pm Mojegan Azadi (UCSD)
AGN multi-wavelength identification and host galaxy properties
January 20, 2017 - 12:15pm No lunch talk
February 3, 2017 - 12:15pm Chervin Laporte (Columbia)
The Response of the Milky Way to the Large Magellanic Cloud and the Sagittarius Dwarf Spheroidal
February 17, 2017 - 12:15pm N/A
No lunch talk
February 24, 2017 - 12:15pm N/A
No lunch talk
March 3, 2017 - 12:15pm Duncan Farrah
March 10, 2017 - 12:15pm Julie Banfield and Bonnie Zhang (ANU)
April 27, 2017 - 12:15pm Rachel Paterno-Mahler (U Mich)
April 28, 2017 - 12:15pm Sean Fillingham (UCI)
May 12, 2017 - 12:15pm Rychard Bouwens
Extremely Low-Luminosity Galaxies in the Early Universe: New Horizons for Hubble, Spitzer, and James Webb
May 19, 2017 - 12:15pm Ji Wang (Catech)
July 2, 2017 - 12:15pm Rob Zellem (JPL)